Our Orthodontics MSc programme is open to international and home students. The home student programme (UK/EU) runs alongside our NHS Specialist Registrar Clinical Training. It will equip you with the knowledge and skills to become an orthodontic specialist. We have an international reputation and membership of the Northern Universities Consortium. This ensures that the most skilled UK orthodontic teachers will tutor you.
Our Orthodontics MSc programme welcomes international and home students.
The course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to complement your clinical training and we aim to provide: knowledge to support the clinical treatment of orthodontic cases, including simple and complex cases appropriate for specialist practitioner level; an evidence base for orthodontics and the skills required to appraise the evidence base; applied research within orthodontics
The course provides theoretical teaching to support the development of an orthodontic specialist. We provide a comprehensive seminar programme incorporating the theoretical and diagnostic elements of specialist knowledge, and the opportunity to carry out a research project allied to our research strategy. Our course includes: normal and abnormal development of the dentition; tooth movements and facial orthopaedics; orthodontic materials; orthodontic biomechanics; orthodontic techniques; biological sciences relevant to orthodontics; an overview of multidisciplinary orthodontics.